CJT 153 Law
Enforcement and the Community and CJT 253 Criminal Investigations Online
Dear Law Enforcement and the Community and Criminal Investigations Online Student,
Welcome to Law Enforcement and the Community on the Web. I hope you find this course interesting and use this as an opportunity to acquire another skill for your portfolio. Because of the nature of this course, it is important that you respect and honor your views as well as the views of your peers.
Read this letter carefully.
This course if offered in the Fall and Spring Semesters.
There is no required on-campus orientation. All orientation materials are on the Internet, on Blackboard and you CD rom, which you should have received in the mail. The only required trips to campus are to purchase your textbook package. If you have any questions or problems, please feel free to call me (301-322-0757) or send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Your first stop should be at my home page: http://academic.pgcc.edu/~dgaughan.
To get orientation materials and other relevant course information, from my home page, click on the "CJT 153 Home or CJT 253 Home" button. From there, click on "Syllabus".
You will be able to access
course materials before classes begin.
Password: Your Social Security number (no spaces and no hyphens)
For example, if your social
security number is 123-45-6789, then your initial
Our web course management system will be Blackboard 6.5. Although you cannot access the course materials site until the first week of the semester, you can access information about Blackboard 6.5 and take a self-guided, self-paced tour:
1. Go to: http://www.blackboard.com
From there, click on "Introducing Blackboard 5.5"2. Next click on "Demo" under Infrastructure Products.
3. Then read the Demo page and click on "Click here to begin"
Be sure that your speakers are on.
You will able to take a self-guided, self-paced tour of Blackboard 5.5
Please use the following guidelines when sending e-mail to me.
1. In the subject area, enter CJT 153/253 and clearly identify the topic of your email.
2. I will check my e-mail every business day (Monday through Friday).
assignments will be returned within five days. I will
Please send me an e-mail from the account that you will use for this course. Send your e-mail me at email@example.com I will create an e-mail list for the class.
Have a great semester,
Associate Professor Donna Gaughan
Criminal Justice/Forensic Science/Legal Studies
Bladen Hall 208E